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Last update at: Jun 28, 2016 10:59 pm
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City Location Conditions Advisories Restrictions Last Report Time Cameras Sensors
Cheyenne
NWS Forecast
Between the Colorado State Line and Cheyenne Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 09:57 pm    
Between Cheyenne and Meriden Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 09:57 pm
Torrington
NWS Forecast
Between Meriden and WY 151, Bear Mountain Station Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 10:59 pm  
Between WY 151, Bear Mountain Station and WY 152/161, Silvertip Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 10:59 pm    
Between WY 152/161, Silvertip and Torrington Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 10:59 pm    
Between Torrington and Lingle Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 10:59 pm    
Between Lingle and Jay Em Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 10:59 pm  
Lusk
NWS Forecast
Between Jay Em and Lusk Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 10:59 pm    
Between Lusk and Mule Creek Jct Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 10:59 pm  
Newcastle
NWS Forecast
Between Mule Creek Jct and Newcastle Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 10:59 pm  
Between Newcastle and the South Dakota State Line Dry None   Jun 28, 2016 10:59 pm    

Construction Projects
Project Name Project Number WYDOT Contact Contractor Contact Start Date Completion Date Description Town(s) Milepost(s) Surface Delays Last Updated
Cheyenne Streets (West Allison Road) STPU-CH-4056001 Tim Morton
630-8461/777-4404
timothy.morton@wyo.gov
Simon Contractors and Subsidiaries
Cheyenne, WY
307-632-7900
2016-Apr-07 2016-Oct-31 Grading, draining, milling plant mix, sidewalk, curb and gutter, placing crushed base and bituminous pavement surfacing, plant mix wearing course, precast wall component system, electrical, water and sewer systems and miscellaneous work on 0.45 mile on West Allison Road in the City of Cheyenne (Between S. Greeley HWY and Waltersheid). Project is scheduled for full closure between S. Greeley Hwy & Waltersheid starting May 9, 2016 thru August 20, 2016.   7.82 to 7.82 Paved None Jun 27, 2016 12:56 pm
Lusk Bridge Replacement STP-DR23431 Jim Barnes
307-331-1535
james.barnes@wyo.gov
Reiman Corp. and Subsidiary
Cheyenne, WY
307-632-8971
2016-Apr-01 2016-Sep-30 Structure replacement and miscellaneous work on US 85 at RM 149.9 in the town of Lusk. The bridge on US 85, R.M. 149.9, is closed. Use posted detour. No overwidth/overweight loads allowed. Permitted oversize loads use WYO 270 detour.   149.9 to 149.9 Paved None Jun 27, 2016 01:12 pm
Cheyenne - Torrington (Berry Section) SCP-TC-N852002 Wayne Shenefelt
307-630-8462
Simon Contractors and Subsidiaries
Cheyenne, WY
307-632-7900
2016-Apr-11 2016-Oct-31 Grading, draining, milling plant mix, placing base and bituminous pavement surfacing, chip seal, reclaimed asphalt pavement, concrete headwall, fencing and miscellaneous work on 8.01 miles on US 85 beginning at RM 27.30 between Cheyenne and Torrington. MP 27 - 35 : Paved surface, some speed reductions. Starting June 23, 2016 one lane road controlled by pilot car operations. There will be speed reductions and flaggers. Expect delays of up to 15 minutes. Pilot car operations will be two miles in length.   27.3 to 35.31 Paved 15 minute delays with stopped conditions
Various delay conditions
Jun 27, 2016 12:55 pm
  27.3 to 35.31 Paved 15 minute delays with stopped conditions
Various delay conditions
Jun 27, 2016 12:55 pm

District Comments
District 1 ROAD WORK - MULTIPLE LOCATIONS, minor delays possible: I-80: EB between Rawlins and Walcott Jct between milepost 209 and 232. I-80: EB near Cheyenne at milepost 357. I-180 (Warren Ave) : right lane closed NORTHBOUND in Cheyenne at milepost 9.05. I-80: Fort Steele Rest Area located between Rawlins and Walcott Jct at milepost 228 is closed for maintenance. 
District 2  
District 4 I-90: 16' width restriction in effect eastbound near Gillette between milepost 126 and 128 due to bridge damage. 

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Impact Levels Description / Recommended Action
Low Minimal impacts expected, use general caution.
Moderate Some impacts expected, use extra caution. Stay alert for changing road and weather conditions.
High Dangerous impacts expected, use extreme caution, delay travel or consider alternate route. If travel is necessary, slow down and allow extra time.
CLOSED Per W.S. 24-1-109, motorists traveling on a closed road without permission from WYDOT or WHP may be subject to a fine of up to $750 and/or up to 30 days imprisonment.
Seasonal / Long-Duration Event Impact level used to distinguish long-duration events from emergent events.
All travelers are encouraged to check present conditions and forecasts before departing.


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